Leflore County Elementary School

401 Lakeside Drive
Itta Bena, MS 38941
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Leflore County Elementary School serves 435 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Leflore County Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 12% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 16% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Leflore County Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

Leflore County Elementary School's student population of 435 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students435 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Leflore County Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Leflore County Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 825 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Leflore County Elementary School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#782 out of 825 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
6%
4%
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Black
93%
48%
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White
1%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Leflore County Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Leflore County Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score
0.130.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (08-09)
4%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Leflore County Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLeflore County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Leflore County Elementary School is Leflore County High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Claudine F Brown Elementary School (6.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Itta Bena Leflore County High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 325 students
    0.0 miles
    401 Lakeside Drive
    Itta Bena, MS 38941
    (662) 254-7718
    0 7-12 325
  • Greenwood Claudine F Brown Elementary School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-3 | 238 students
    6.7 miles
    1901 Highway 82
    Greenwood, MS 38930
    (662) 453-8622
    6.7 K-3 238
  • Greenwood Leflore County Vocational Center Vocational School

    7.5 miles
    107 Edison Street
    Greenwood, MS 38930
    (662) 453-7706
    7.5 n/a n/a
  • Greenwood Career And Technical Center Vocational School

    7.6 miles
    616 Sycamore Avenue, P.o. Box
    Greenwood, MS 38930
    (662) 455-7414
    7.6 n/a n/a
  • Greenwood Greenwood High School Math: 27% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 656 students
    7.6 miles
    1209 Garrard Avenue, P.o. Box
    Greenwood, MS 38930
    (662) 455-7450
    7.6 9-12 656

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